CAS#: 30525-89-4

Synonyms: Para-formaldehyde; polyoxymethylene; polyformaldehyde

Uses: Fungicides; bactericides; disinfectants; adhesives; hardener and waterproofing agent for gelatin; contraceptive creams.

Hazard: Vapor or dust irritates eyes, mucous membranes, and skin; may cause dermatitis.  Ingestion of solid or of a solution in water irritates mouth, throat, and stomach and may cause death.